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Bangor Daily News
Anti-wind power group claims victory in protecting Moosehead Lake from developersfor review. The new law, which took effect in January, requires wind-energy dev
Anti-wind power group claims victory in protecting Moosehead Lake from developers
Bangor Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
for review. The new law, which took effect in January, requires wind-energy developers to seek zoning approval from the Maine Department of Environmental Protection, among other agencies, and follow the regular permitting process if enough local... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Belfast plant to pay $140,000 to settle case over ammonia useimprovements at the facility. The company will provide emergency response equi
Belfast plant to pay $140,000 to settle case over ammonia use
Bangor Daily News / Posted 23 days ago
improvements at the facility. The company will provide emergency response equipment to the Belfast Fire Department and the Maine Department of Environmental Protection so that members of those organizations can better detect and deal with releases... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Environmental testing at former Wiscasset power plant could set stage for redevelopmentmaterials in the southern portion of the property, which contains the houses, w
Environmental testing at former Wiscasset power plant could set stage for redevelopment
Bangor Daily News / Posted 23 days ago
materials in the southern portion of the property, which contains the houses, were cleaned up to the satisfaction of the Maine Department of Environmental Protection. However, remediation and closure plans developed in 2006 for the ash ponds on... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Rockland’s largest taxpayer takes aim at proposed energy lawstated. The proposed air emission standards are stricter than those imposed by
Rockland’s largest taxpayer takes aim at proposed energy law
Bangor Daily News / Posted 25 days ago
stated. The proposed air emission standards are stricter than those imposed by the Environmental Protection Agency and the Maine Department of Environmental Protection, according to FMC. The proposed rules on cooling tower water also are more... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Houlton pilot makes emergency landing in lake, swims to shoreis owned by Carol Warren of New Hampshire. The Federal Aviation Administration,
Houlton pilot makes emergency landing in lake, swims to shore
Bangor Daily News / Posted 25 days ago
is owned by Carol Warren of New Hampshire. The Federal Aviation Administration, the National Traffic Safety Board and the Maine Department of Environmental Protection are investigating the crash, and will remove the submerged plane as soon as... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Cesna crashes into Brackett Lake in Westonto get out of the plane safely and swim to shore. The Federal Aviation Adminis
Cesna crashes into Brackett Lake in Weston
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 25 days ago
to get out of the plane safely and swim to shore. The Federal Aviation Administration, National Traffic Safety Board and Maine Department of Environmental Protection are all investigating and preparing to remove the plane from the... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Cesna crashes into Brackett Lake in Westonto get out of the plane safely and swim to shore. The Federal Aviation Adminis
Cesna crashes into Brackett Lake in Weston
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 25 days ago
to get out of the plane safely and swim to shore. The Federal Aviation Administration, National Traffic Safety Board and Maine Department of Environmental Protection are all investigating and preparing to remove the plane from the... Read more
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WMTW Portland
Small plane crashes on Aroostook County laketo get out of the plane and swim to shore with minor injuries. The Federal Avi
Small plane crashes on Aroostook County lake
WMTW Portland / Posted 26 days ago
to get out of the plane and swim to shore with minor injuries. The Federal Aviation Administration, the National Transportation Safety Board and the Maine Department of Environmental Protection are working to remove the submerged plane from the la... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Giant algae blob called ‘emergency’ for Camden pondsaid. Last week, under the initiative of Hosmer Pond Association, the organiza
Giant algae blob called ‘emergency’ for Camden pond
Bangor Daily News / Posted 28 days ago
said. Last week, under the initiative of Hosmer Pond Association, the organization received an expedited permit from the Maine Department of Environmental Protection to try to manually remove some of the algae. The department warned the... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Opponents air concerns about proposed Hampden waste-energy planthas gone into the design of the Hampden plant and that the company has undergon
Opponents air concerns about proposed Hampden waste-energy plant
Bangor Daily News / Posted 30 days ago
has gone into the design of the Hampden plant and that the company has undergone an intensive application process with the Maine Department of Environmental Protection and expects to receive its state approvals soon. “We want to be part of this... Read more

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